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6th Meeting of the Task Force on Hemispheric Transport of Air Pollution

Brussels, Belgium: 14-16 June, 2010

Announcing the 6th Meeting of the Task Force on Hemispheric Transport of Air Pollution (TF HTAP) under the Convention on Long-range Transboundary Air Pollution. 

The meeting will take place on 14-16 June 2010 at the Mercure Brussels Center Louise, Chaussée de Charleroi 38, 1060 Brussels, Belgium.  The meeting will be hosted by the European Commission’s DG Environment. 

The main objectives of the workshop will be to:

  • Review and agree upon the principal messages of HTAP 2010, the TF HTAP’s assessment report describing the intercontinental transport of ozone, aerosols, mercury, and persistent organic pollutants

  • Discuss future directions for cooperation on air pollution issues at the hemispheric and global scales, in general, and the work of the TF HTAP, in particular. The exploration of future directions is being organized in cooperation with the Global Air Pollution Forum.